Assistant Store Manager
Ascena Retail Group
 Virginia Beach, VA

Brand Overview:

Catherines is the fashion and fit authority for women's sizes 16W-34W and 0X-5X, including plus petite. Our commitment to helping each customer look and feel beautiful is unparalleled. Providing current fashions, accessories, footwear, hosiery and intimate apparel, Catherines specializes in hard-to-find extended sizes, offering a proprietary fit customers love. Our passion for customer care is evident in everything we do. Walk into any Catherines store and you'll witness an extraordinary connection between associates and customers. Our loyal customers count on Catherines as a friend, confidant and fashion authority. No one knows or understands her style and fit needs better.

Today with over 350 locations nationwide, along with catherines.com, the Catherines brand continues to fulfill its promise to plus size women looking for fashion, fit and comfort-as well as quality that's worth the price. But Catherines is far more than just a place to shop. Embracing the same sense of community on which it was founded, Catherines seeks to engage, connect, inform and inspire the women we serve, and deliver on an extraordinary brand promise, “We Fit You Beautifully.“

Ready to apply? We currently have an opportunity for a Assistant Store Manager to join our team located at our Store 5158-Lynnhaven Crossing-Catherines-Virginia Beach, VA 23452.

Position Overview:

With nearly 400 locations nationwide, along with our website (catherines.com), Catherines is the fashion and fit authority for sizes 16W–34W and 0X–5X. We offer a beautiful selection of fashions and intimates, including hard-to-find extended sizes and an exclusive fit customers love.

But Catherines is far more than just a place to shop. Committed to unparalleled service, we strive every day to bring style, beauty and confidence to the women we serve, and live up to our extraordinary brand promise, “We Fit You Beautifully.“

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What you'll do

This challenging and rewarding role provides the opportunity to assist in the supervision of store associates by:

  • Leading and inspiring a team focused on world class customer service while driving and achieving results and goals
  • Assisting in leading talent acquisition, associate development and retention
  • Assisting in visual presentation and ensuring sound operational practices
  • Supporting the manager in generating sales and profits while managing expenses
  • Assisting in driving new ideas, communicating information with others and creating solutions to problems

Requirements

Assistant Sales Manager candidates have the following skill sets:

  • High School diploma or equivalent. College preferred but not required
  • Experience as an Assistant Store Manager or Department Manager preferred
  • Computer proficiency and strong business acumen
  • Ability to create and maintain a positive working environment while making sound decisions and taking action in a timely manner

Location:

Store 5158-Lynnhaven Crossing-Catherines-Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Position Type:

Regular/Full time

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Company is committed to hiring and developing the most qualified people at all levels. It is our policy in all employment decisions to ensure that all associates and potential associates are evaluated on the basis of qualifications and ability without regard to sex (including pregnancy), race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability that can reasonably be accommodated without undue hardship, genetic information, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected classification under applicable law. We do not discriminate in any of our employment policies and practices. All associates are expected to follow these principles in all relationships with other associates, applicants, or others with whom we do business.

The Company welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the application process.

Note to Applicants: Smoking is prohibited in all indoor areas of the Company unless designated smoking areas have been established by a particular location in accordance with applicable law.